"King of Chess"
Directed by Tsui Hark and Yim Ho
Beginning in modern-day Taipei, this story is told in
flashbacks to China's Cultural Revolution in 1967. John Sham Ki-fan stars as
a man trying to save an ailing TV show, "Whiz Kids World," by molding a
child prodigy into a chess star. With Tony Leung Ka-fai. Cantonese with
English subtitles. 100 minutes.